July 6, 2018

Time to Apply: East Austin Studio Tour

East Austin Studio Tour is one of our city's most unique art events organized by Big Medium, and the application period for 2018 opens July 10th. If you have a studio space within the East boundary or you have a place you can show your work, this is a great event to connect with art collectors. What do you need to know about applying? Here's a run down from a long time attendee with insights into application guidelines as well. Good luck!

General Event Details
  • When: 2nd & 3rd Weekend in November
  • Length: 4 Days, 11:00am - 6:00pm
  • Where: Studios across East Austin
    • East of I-35
    • West of Hwy 183
    • South of Hwy 290
    • North of Riverside Dr
  • Parking: Street, Around Studios
  • Entry Fee: Free
  • Number of Artists: 500+
  • Types: All Fine Arts, 2D & 3D
  • Art Price Range: $$-$$$

Event Notes
  • Wide range of participating artists, collectives & galleries to see.
  • Attendees get to pick what they are interested in seeing throughout.
  • Parking can be a challenge depending on each gallery or studio.
  • Must have a studio or show space in the designated area.
  • Artists can participate as a guest of studio in the region.
  • All display and setup is provided by the artist & up to your discretion.
  • Location convenience & proximity to other artists is key in attracting traffic.
  • Event is well advertised, but still worth sharing your studio details.
  • All Images must be web & print quality for website & catalog.

Vendor Information
  • Next Event: November 10th-11th & 17th-18th, 2018
  • Application ​Deadline: August 10th, 2018
  • Application Fee: Approx. $150 
  • Requirements:
    • 3 Images of Artwork & Studio Space
    • Artwork Overview & Studio Details
    • Contact Information & Social Media
    • Artist's Statement
  • Be sure to review the Application Guidelines

Contact Details